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    Step 2) Connect to the database
    Attempting to attach to database
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    Database error in vBulletin :Invalid SQL:SHOW FIELDS FROM user;MySQL Error : Table 'guyfox.user' doesn't existError Number : 1146Date : Monday, November 14th 2005 @ 01:17:03 PMScript : : Address : : Classname : vb_database

    Thanks in advance.

  • #2
    Make sure this line in config.php is set to false:

    $config['Database']['force_sql_mode'] = false;
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    • #3
      Unless you use MySQL 5.


      • #4
        I use 5.0 and false fixed the problem, thanks


        • #5
          If you use MySQL 5, it should be turned to "true" because it will make it not use STRICT mode on vB. But whatever works I guess...


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